Strength And Muscle Building On A Vegetarian Diet

Strength And Muscle Building On A Vegetarian Diet

Some may assume that muscle building and weight training is difficult for those on any type of vegetarian diet, because building muscle requires protein, which is most commonly derived from animal sources. The fact is there are many vegan sources of quality protein that are also low in unhealthy fats that increase the risk for heart disease.

View More Strength And Muscle Building On A Vegetarian Diet
Avoiding Negative Consequences of Vegan Eating

Avoiding Negative Consequences of Vegan Eating

If you are considering a vegan diet you have no doubt heard about all of the benefits that the lifestyle offers. What is often overlooked is some of the potential consequences that can occur as well.

View More Avoiding Negative Consequences of Vegan Eating
Avoiding Health Problems When Eating Vegan

Avoiding Health Problems When Eating Vegan

Deciding to pick up a new diet can be considered a pain and a major hassle. On the other hand, choosing to pick up an entirely new lifestyle and change your entire eating habits is a completely different story. It can be a very fun and exciting time in your life, but it is also a time in your life that will require a bit of effort in order to make the right decision.

View More Avoiding Health Problems When Eating Vegan
Study Shows Meat Free Diets Reduce Cholesterol And Prevent Heart Disease

Study Shows Meat Free Diets Reduce Cholesterol And Prevent Heart Disease

When you stop to think of the dismal health conditions in the United States and other parts of the world because of our diet choices, you realize just how much damage we done to ourselves. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in America for both men and women.

View More Study Shows Meat Free Diets Reduce Cholesterol And Prevent Heart Disease
Plant Diets For Managing And Preventing Type 2 Diabetes

Plant Diets For Managing And Preventing Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes is an increasingly common medical condition, in which the body has an impaired ability to control the quantity of glucose (sugar) in the bloodstream. To remove glucose from the blood the pancreas produces a hormone called insulin, in those with diabetes the body either produces insufficient glucose or the insulin that is produced is ineffective at removing the glucose from the bloodstream, in both cases the end result is blood glucose levels which are abnormally high.

View More Plant Diets For Managing And Preventing Type 2 Diabetes